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The securities industry employs hundreds of thousands of people. Most have clean records and are honest. Not every stockbroker is good at what they do but most play by the rules. And then there are folks like Jason Kronick. This week the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority – FINRA – filed formal charges against Kronick claiming he failed to disclose two unsatisfied judgments.
bona fide marriage > Immigration in the News – The Supreme Court Gay Marriage Ruling Immigration lawyers in Miami and throughout the United States are paying close attention to a new decision that will be handed down from the U.S. Supreme Court this June. Once and for all, the Supreme Court will decide a historic question about whether the Constitution requires that sa ...
How close is too close? That is a question that has perplexed patent attorneys who prepare and prosecute patent applications for multiple clients in the same, or similar, fields of technology. At least one state appeals court has decided to take this question head on. As previously reported in our January 2, 2015, posting, the Justices of the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachu ...
World Equity Group Is Charged for Failing to Supervise Sales of Risky Investments Posted on Friday, February 27, 2015 at 12:42 PM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law Offices: FINRA has accused World Equity Group, an Illinois based brokerage firm, of failing to supervise the sale of non-traditional Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), failing to properly document due diligence performed.
As random as car accidents can be, so are the extent of the injuries that they inflict. While one driver is able to walk away with nothing more than a bruise, another driver could be left in a state where life support is needed to keep their body functioning. If your loved one is on life support because of injuries from a car accident, talk with a St.
When it comes to eliminating debt, there are really only three broad strategies from which to choose. If you are struggling with debt problems, you should consider the “big picture” as you try to intelligently assess your options. Looking at the “big picture” will help you either solve your problems or prepare you to consult with a competent debt relief attorney.
The IRS defines a foreign pension or annuity distribution as a payment from a plan received from a source outside the United States. For example, if you are a U.S. citizen retired in Costa Rica and receiving social security payments, the distribution is not considered foreign since the source is in the United States.
Vehicle accidents often cause more serious injuries to a passenger than the driver, including death. Wrongful death claims are difficult under any circumstance, but when it involves a loved one who was riding as a passenger, that can complicate matters even further. The family of the deceased needs to speak with a St.
Here in the United States, roundabouts are still a somewhat rare phenomenon. While most intersections in Europe can be navigated by roundabouts, we still tend to favor four-way stops here. This may be changing soon, though. According to Federal Highway Administration, the government has made the construction of roundabouts a priority in the interest of intersection safety.
Geoffrey W. Nehrenz Fraud Charges February 27, 2015 Geoffrey W. Nehrenz, of Uniontown, Ohio, Accused of Defrauding Investors of $5.5 Million Geoffrey W. Nehrenz, 36, and of Uniontown, Ohio, has received an eight-count federal indictment for his reported role operating a Ponzi scheme in which 19 investors were defrauded out of approximately $5.
The answer to this question, as is the case with most questions regarding the law, is that “it depends.” When investigating a driver suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol, police have a variety of investigatory techniques available to them. In addition to simply observing a suspect or conducting Standardized Field Sobriety Testing, they also may request that a ...
WOOD COUNTY, TX (02/25/2015) — Winnsboro resident Velma Dismukes was killed Wednesday when an 18-wheeler truck drifted into oncoming lanes and caused a fatal head-on crash. Accident Scene According to DPS, the two-vehicle accident occurred around 9:20 a.m. Wednesday morning on Highway 11 (about 7.4 miles east of Winnsboro, TX).
Establishing liability for a car accident in a parking lot can be tricky. Most drivers are cautious while driving in a parking lot and they drive slowly. However, a large number of car accidents take place in parking lots as there are too many cars moving in different directions at the same time in a cramped space. The absence of defined driving lanes in parking lots also adds to the confusion.
If you are the beneficiary of a Trust or Will, you won't know what rights you have un ...
A Chapter 13 Bankruptcy case, also known as a debt-consolidation bankruptcy, is a lengthy process. The repayment plan a person enters when they start a Chapter 13 can last anywhere from 36 to 60 months. Naturally, a lot can change in a person’s life over the course of that time. In this post, I’d like to address some of the most common issues and questions that arise in an ongo ...